Deals and Transactions http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/567/all en Advisors Asset Management expands strategic partnership with Rothschild Asset Management http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen <p><strong><em>Advisors Asset Management (AAM) is to become the distributor for several Rothschild Asset Management separately managed accounts (SMAs), including Rothschild&#39;s US Large-Cap Core, US Large-Cap Value and US Balanced strategies.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:46:30 +0000 leahrenee09 240938 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Thomson Reuters enhances SRI solutions in Eikon http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/23/240871/thomson-reuters-enhances-sri-solutions-eikon <p><strong><em>Thomson Reuters has enhanced its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) offering on Thomson Reuters Eikon with a new application that enables buy-side professionals to analyse real-time ESG data and incorporate it into socially responsible investment (SRI) decisions.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/23/240871/thomson-reuters-enhances-sri-solutions-eikon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 23 Jun 2016 06:31:09 +0000 leahrenee09 240871 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AlphaCore Capital sees increased demand for alternative strategies from independent advisors http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240844/alphacore-capital-sees-increased-demand-alternative-strategies-independent-advisor <p><strong><em>AlphaCore Capital, a La Jolla, CA based investment advisor has seen increased demand for alternative allocations from independent advisors.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240844/alphacore-capital-sees-increased-demand-alternative-strategies-independent-advisor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:37:31 +0000 leahrenee09 240844 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Exane selects SimCorp Dimension http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240825/exane-selects-simcorp-dimension <p><strong><em>Hedge fund manager Exane has selected SimCorp Dimension to support its middle and back-office operations for listed and OTC derivatives.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240825/exane-selects-simcorp-dimension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:14:30 +0000 leahrenee09 240825 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator up to 4.88 per cent in June http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240791/ssc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-488-cent-june <p><em><strong>The SS&amp;C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for June 2016 measured 4.88 per cent, up from 4.38 per cent in May.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240791/ssc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-488-cent-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:26:06 +0000 leahrenee09 240791 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SR Labs rebrands as Vela Trading Technologies http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240782/sr-labs-rebrands-vela-trading-technologies <p><em><strong>SR Labs, a specialist in trading and market data technology, is tol operate under the new name of Vela Trading Technologies (Vela).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240782/sr-labs-rebrands-vela-trading-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:15:14 +0000 leahrenee09 240782 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Project Sentinel looks to ‘mutualise’ cost of MiFID II implementation http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240781/project-sentinel-looks-%E2%80%98mutualise%E2%80%99-cost-mifid-ii-implementation <p><strong><em>Project Sentinel, a collaborative initiative by a group of banks to mutualise the cost of MiFID II implementation in the OTC front office, has created a normalised regulatory data model designed to help firms meet their MiFID II OTC sales and trading requirements.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240781/project-sentinel-looks-%E2%80%98mutualise%E2%80%99-cost-mifid-ii-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:13:41 +0000 leahrenee09 240781 at http://www.hedgeweek.com EFAMA believes final MMFR agreement should find right balance between financial stability and economic growth http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240746/efama-believes-final-mmfr-agreement-should-find-right-balance-between-financial-st <p><strong><em>The Economic and Monetary Affairs Council of the EU has approved the General Approach reached on Money Market Fund Reform (MMFR) at Council Working Party level. This General Approach followed an original proposal by the European Commission in September 2013.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240746/efama-believes-final-mmfr-agreement-should-find-right-balance-between-financial-st" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:34:27 +0000 leahrenee09 240746 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AIMA Australia celebrates 15th anniversary http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240742/aima-australia-celebrates-15th-anniversary <p><strong><em>The Australian branch of the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) is celebrating its 15th anniversary this month with EY-sponsored member events in Sydney and Melbourne, bringing together many of the leading figures in Australia&rsquo;s growing hedge fund sector.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240742/aima-australia-celebrates-15th-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:29:12 +0000 leahrenee09 240742 at http://www.hedgeweek.com TFG Financial Systems adds on-demand risk capability to its portfolio management platform TFG Complete http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/17/240694/tfg-financial-systems-adds-demand-risk-capability-its-portfolio-management-platfor <p><strong><em>TFG Financial Systems, the financial software company specialising in portfolio management systems for hedge funds and banks, has enhanced its flagship TFG Complete product with an &ldquo;on demand risk&rdquo; capability.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/17/240694/tfg-financial-systems-adds-demand-risk-capability-its-portfolio-management-platfor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:31:00 +0000 leahrenee09 240694 at http://www.hedgeweek.com ThinkForex to raise margin requirements amid Brexit volatility http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240673/thinkforex-raise-margin-requirements-amid-brexit-volatility <p><strong><em>ThinkForex, a leading multi-asset provider of global derivatives trading will be increasing its margin requirements for sterling denominated currency contracts in anticipation of increased volatility during the UK&rsquo;s vote on its relationship with the European Union.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240673/thinkforex-raise-margin-requirements-amid-brexit-volatility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:06:59 +0000 leahrenee09 240673 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AIMA publishes guide for investor relations professionals http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240657/aima-publishes-guide-investor-relations-professionals <p><strong><em>Changes in the way that client relationships are managed, investment management brands are built and assets are raised and retained are reflected in a new guide for investor relations professionals by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240657/aima-publishes-guide-investor-relations-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:47:09 +0000 leahrenee09 240657 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Palmer Square Capital Management closes second static CLO transaction in 2016 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240643/palmer-square-capital-management-closes-second-static-clo-transaction-2016 <p><em><strong>Palmer Square Capital Management, an investment management firm that provides structured credit, corporate credit and hedge fund strategies such as long/short credit to a wide range of investors, has closed on its seventh Collateralised Loan Obligation (CLO).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/16/240643/palmer-square-capital-management-closes-second-static-clo-transaction-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:20:38 +0000 leahrenee09 240643 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Linedata integrates Global Hedge Portfolio Manager with Electra Reconciliation http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240523/linedata-integrates-global-hedge-portfolio-manager-electra-reconciliation <p><em><strong>Linedata has integrated its Global Hedge Portfolio Manager with Electra Information Systems&rsquo; (Electra) Electra Reconciliation.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240523/linedata-integrates-global-hedge-portfolio-manager-electra-reconciliation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:37:50 +0000 leahrenee09 240523 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Fallout from FX ‘fixing scandal’ fuels increase in algo trading http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240522/fallout-fx-%E2%80%98fixing-scandal%E2%80%99-fuels-increase-algo-trading <p><em><strong>Algorithmic trading is taking hold in foreign exchange &ndash; in part due to fallout from the 2013 FX &ldquo;fixing scandal.&rdquo;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240522/fallout-fx-%E2%80%98fixing-scandal%E2%80%99-fuels-increase-algo-trading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Trading & Execution Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:35:57 +0000 leahrenee09 240522 at http://www.hedgeweek.com